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Articles from the February 16, 2012 edition

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 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    February 16, 2012

Assembly leans to spot check heli-ski GPS data

Mayor Stephanie Scott on Tuesday twice broke tie votes of the Haines Borough Assembly regarding global positioning system data for helicopter skiing,...

 
 By Margaret Friedenauer    News    February 16, 2012

Slump movement slows, monitoring continues

Due to the slowing movement of the "slump" on Oceanview Drive and Lutak Road, the Haines Borough is closing the command center set up in January to...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    February 16, 2012

Assembly agrees to hear SEABA permit appeal

The Haines Borough Assembly on Tuesday, Feb. 28, will rehear a planning commission decision that denied a company’s request for a permit to use a...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    February 16, 2012

Murkowski makes Haines stop Tuesday

Sen. Lisa Murkowski will be in Haines on Tuesday to hold a “roundtable” discussion with borough officials, community leaders and residents. The...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    February 16, 2012

Scott appoints six to task force for community center design

Mayor Stephanie Scott last month appointed six residents to a task force that will examine responses to a “request for qualifications” for...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    February 16, 2012

Beginnings of park at Picture Point approved

The Haines Borough Assembly on Tuesday approved an ordinance to establish a park at Picture Point. “This ordinance just pertains to the tidelands, a...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    February 16, 2012

Briefs

Winter games set for Saturday The Haines Winter “Olympics” is set for Saturday, although the weather will dictate if all the events take place as...

 
 By CVN Staff    Blotter    February 16, 2012

Police Blotter

Monday, Feb. 13 A caller reported a dog inside a vehicle had locked the doors. The caller provided a phone number to the driver for assistance. A...

 
 By Sara Callaghan Chapell    Duly Noted    February 16, 2012

Duly Noted

Mary Price is recovering from heart-related complications at Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage. Mary was briefly released from the...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    February 16, 2012

New public health nurse familiar to Southeast area

Tari “Ty” Esposito said when she arrived in Haines as the acting public health nurse last fall, “I loved the town as soon as I got here.”...

 
 By Heather Lende    Obituaries    February 16, 2012

Barbara Woods was high-spirited, outgoing

There will be a potluck celebration of Barbara Woods’ life at 5 p.m. today (Thursday, Feb. 16) at...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    February 16, 2012

Whitehorse stands tall over competition in Hotch tournament

A massive Whitehorse team avenged two earlier losses to a Juneau squad to take the title at the Dick...

 
 By Krista Kielsmeier    News    February 16, 2012

Glacier Bears tackle Yukoners

The Haines boys’ basketball team posted two wins over a Yukon squad last weekend. The visitors made the trip from Whitehorse, and the exhibition gam...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    February 16, 2012

Students illustrate history of ‘revolution, reform’

Animal rights, the gold rush and 9-11 were just some of the topics students centered their projects...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    February 16, 2012

Lighten Up

The Glacier Bear dance team, including Margarette Jones, Brook Cinocco and Samantha Lowe, perform a...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    February 16, 2012

Hiking Buddies

Annie Boyce and Windsor the dog pause on the north summit of Mount Ripinsky on Feb. 7. Boyce, Paul...

 
 By CVN Staff    News    February 16, 2012

Screentime Learning

Children work on the newly installed Early Literacy Station computers in the Children’s Room of...